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Flying remote-control planes provides a sense of community
Flying remote-control planes provides a sense of community

For many, Southwest Area Park in Baltimore Highlands is a place to ride bikes, take walks, and enjoy a bit of green grass and open space just outside the city . For those piloting remote-control airplanes, the park is a place to explore a different part of nature: the sky. The 130 members of the club are the proud owners of dozens of model aircraft, ranging from small battery-powered planes with 12-inch wingspans to those with 14-foot wingspans powered by jet fuel. This weekend, many of those planes will be airborne above the park as the club hosts its annual Charm City Memorial Fly-In Sept. 27, 28 and 29 at the park. The event will also provide visitors with an opportunity to try...

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